Mark Pawsey

MP, Rugby

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Rugby Conservative

Mark Pawsey’s voting in Parliament

Mark Pawsey is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Mark Pawsey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Mark Pawsey voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Mark Pawsey generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 5 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Gypsies and Travellers 10 Sep 2018

    Rugby suffered particularly badly in the most recent travelling season. Despite extensive defensive measures, we have had 23 incursions on to council land, with people often cutting through locks. We have identified one particular issue: a lot of new houses are being built, and there are a number of recreation sites in the ownership of the developer rather than the local authority. Our local...
  • Brexit Negotiations and No Deal Contingency Planning 4 Sep 2018

    The continued success of the UK automotive industry is important in my constituency and throughout the west midlands. In its report, the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee draw attention to the reliance of complex supply chains on the friction-free transfer of components between the UK and Europe. Can the Secretary of State reassure the House that that will be maintained? What...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Criminal Justice System: Contribution of Sport 10 Jul 2018

    What assessment his Department has made of the contribution of sport to effective outcomes in the criminal justice system.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Rugby

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Mark Pawsey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Company Cars: Taxation
  • Public Data Corporation
  • Home Education
  • Plastics: Packaging
  • Mental Health Services: West Midlands

Currently held offices

  • Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (29 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 76 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Mark Pawsey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 88.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 229 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: BASF
Address of donor: BASF SE, Europahaus, Benckiserplatz 1, 67059 Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £366.92, hotel £124.39 and catering £189.58, total £680.89

Destination of visit: Ludwigshafen, Germany

Dates of visit: 19-20 July 2018

Purpose of visit: Educational visit to BASF production site organised by the Industry and Parliament Trust.

(Registered 30 July 2018; updated 24 August 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Commercial property in Rugby: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 December 2014)

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